|Job Ref:||204786152||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Bristol||Address:||Salary:||£40000 - £65000/annum Excellent Package||Post Date:||14/10/2016 03:57|
Information Assurance Consultant|
Location: Bristol & Gloucester
Technical Skills: CCP / CISSP / IA / ISO 27001
A global consultancy is looking to add a number of Information Assurance Consultants to their business, operating at a variety of levels.
You will be providing best-practice Information Assurance advice and consultancy to a range of organisations wihtin different sectors. This will involve advising clients on the management and mitigation of the risks associated with the secure handling of information within and across communication and information systems as well as at the enterprise level. You will be working in project teams within this highly reputable consultancy or as an integral part of a clients' project teams in the delivery of this service.
You will possess and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills, extensive experience of influencing stakeholders at all levels, and experience of leading technical IA projects and teams. You should have a solid background within a consulting role and be prepared to travel. Formal qualifications or certifications, e.g. CCP, CISSP, would be an advantage for the more senior positions.
You will have current knowledge and practical experience of relevant standards, technologies and industry trends applicable to Information Security and you should have a relevant degree or demonstrable understanding and experience in this subject area as appropriate to the roles. This should include knowledge and understanding of some or all of:
* System security architectures and technical security knowledge of networks, communications, mobile devices, data management and cryptography
* Risk management and assessment methodologies
* Vulnerability assessment
* Management of Security Incidents
* Information Assurance and Accreditation Policies and standards (e.g. ISO 27001/2, JSP440, PCI-DSS)
* Security policies and procedures
* System Accreditation
Candidates for these roles will have experience of direct client liaison and excellent customer-facing skills. You will be responsible for the development of client relationships, discerning their requirements, and the project management of this service (training will be provided where required)